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Butterflies in Your Backyard

2024-05-18 14:00:00 2024-05-18 15:00:00 America/New_York Butterflies in Your Backyard Do you have an interest in finding and identifying butterflies in South Florida? Learn how to discern similar species from one another, and the native plants one could plant to attract them to their own home landscape. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs. + Virrick Park Branch -

Saturday, May 18
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-05-18 14:00:00 2024-05-18 15:00:00 America/New_York Butterflies in Your Backyard Do you have an interest in finding and identifying butterflies in South Florida? Learn how to discern similar species from one another, and the native plants one could plant to attract them to their own home landscape. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs. + Virrick Park Branch -

Do you have an interest in finding and identifying butterflies in South Florida? Learn how to discern similar species from one another, and the native plants one could plant to attract them to their own home landscape. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs. +

AGE GROUP: | Older Adults (55+) | Adult (19+) |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Event | In-Person |

TAGS: | In-Person | Animals & Nature |

Virrick Park Branch

customercare@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-442-7872
Branch manager
Danilo Castro

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19
Mon, Jun 17 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
Thu, Jun 20 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 Closed

Branch manager
Danilo Castro
Address
3255 Plaza Street
Miami, FL 33133
Tel: 305-442-7872

Upcoming events

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Build a robot to compete in the robot Olympics. Learn the basics of putting it together and programming it to run. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 17 yrs.

Mon, Jun 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Jun 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Jun 28, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Jun 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about sea turtle biology, nesting and conservation. After the presentation, enjoy Q&A and interact with real sea turtle artifacts. Presented by the Miami-Dade County Sea Turtle Conservation Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Build a robot to compete in the robot Olympics. Learn the basics of putting it together and programming it to run. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 17 yrs.

Mon, Jul 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 02, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jul 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Enjoy a variety of classical and flamenco pieces performed by guitarist Frank V. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Jul 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Build a robot to compete in the robot Olympics. Learn the basics of putting it together and programming it to run. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 17 yrs.

Mon, Jul 08, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 09, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Jul 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Jul 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore the world of Scratch, one of the most kid-friendly visual programming languages. Learn the basics of coding in a fun, engaging way while using your creativity and imagination. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 10 - 15 yrs.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Build a robot to compete in the robot Olympics. Learn the basics of putting it together and programming it to run. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 17 yrs.

Mon, Jul 15, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Mon, Jul 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Florida Licensing on Wheels (FLOW) is a convenient method to renew a driver license, obtain a replacement driver license, change a name or address on a driver license, get an identification card, renew a vehicle registration and purchase a specialty license plate. Space is limited. Registration is required. For appointments and more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join magician Brent Gregory this summer for an interactive show that combines mind-bending magic with comedy. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Canceled
Tue, Jul 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 30, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Aug 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Enjoy a variety of classical and flamenco pieces performed by guitarist Frank V. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Aug 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Aug 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore the world of Scratch, one of the most kid-friendly visual programming languages. Learn the basics of coding in a fun, engaging way while using your creativity and imagination. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 10 - 15 yrs.

Mon, Aug 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Aug 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and how to search for jobs online. Please bring a list with your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+